Design Your Symposium Experience

Opportunities to Make Music

 

Instrument Group Gatherings – Friday 5:30 p.m.

 

Reading Sessions

  • Participate in one or more reading sessions scheduled througout the weekend
  • Parts will be available to browse, so you can plan what music you want to play alongside others
  • Practice spaces provided to try out instruments, equipment and music 

Large Chamber Winds Reading Sessions  Matthew George, Bruce Gleason, Cory Near

  • Gounod – Petite Symphonie
  • Strauss – Serenade
  • Gipps – Seascape 
  • Jacob - Old Wine in New Bottles

Piano Ensemble – Gail Olzewski, Andrew Fleser

  • Mozart – Piano Quintet
  • Poulenc – Piano Sextet
  • Hugo Kauder – Trio for flute, horn, piano
  • Daniel Baldwin – Landscapes for clarinet, bassoon, horn, piano

Wind Quintets – St. Thomas Faculty Winds

  • Coleman – Umoja
  • Scott – Titilayo
  • Nass - Scherzophrenia
  • Rameau - Gavotte with Six Doubles

Imani Winds Sessions

Add a request to play on a Masterclass at registration!

Instrument Masterclasses – Saturday 9 a.m.

  • Valerie Coleman, flute
  • Toyin Spelman-Diaz, oboe
  • Mark Dover, clarinet
  • Jeff Scott, horn
  • Monica Ellis, bassoon

Chamber Ensemble Masterclass – Saturday 10:30 a.m.

Student Discussion – Thursday 4 p.m.

Feature Recital – Saturday 7:30 p.m.

Entrepreneurship Sessions

Keynote: The Four Ps of Marketing, in a Flute Case – Kim Sovell, Friday 10:30 a.m.

  • Perspectives on Promoting Your Music

Small Group Sessions – Friday afternoon, Saturday

  • Your Music, Your Group: 4 Ps in a Piccolo Case
  • Writing About Your Music
  • DIY Websites
  • Starting Your Own Group
  • Networking Like a Boss - Susan Miranda
  • Social Media 101
  • Goal Visioning: Storytelling to Set and Accomplish Your Goals - Lauren McFee

Panel Presentation  Saturday 1:30 p.m.

Symposium Schedule

Thursday, Nov. 16

3:30 p.m. - Registration Opens, O’Shaughnessey Education Center Lobby

4 p.m. - Student Discussion with the Imani Winds

4:30 p.m. - Large Chamber Ensemble Reading Sessions (Gounod, Jacob)

Buffet Reception, O’Shaughnessey Education Center Lobby

7 p.m. - Faculty Winds, "Rhythm, Intonation and Sight Reading Strategies in Chamber Music"

 

Friday, Nov. 17

9 a.m. -  Registration Opens, Woulfe Alumni Center Lobby, Anderson Student Center

9:30 a.m. - Chamber Music Reading Sessions

Large Ensemble (Strauss, Jacob); Piano Ensembles (Baldwin, Kauder)

10:30 a.m. - Keynote Entrepreneurship Lecture: The Four Ps of Marketing, in a Flute Case 

Noon Music Entrepreneurs Space Opens with Lunch  | Meet the Imani Winds

1 p.m. - Activity Choices:

Entrepreneurship Small Group Sessions 

Your Music, Your Group: 4 Ps in a Piccolo Case
Writing About Your Music
DIY Websites
Social Media 101 

Music Entrepreneurs Space

Music Business Visits
Music Business Chats (Digital Badge)

3 p.m. - Activity Choices:

Chamber Music Reading Sessions

Piano Ensembles (Mozart, Poulenc)
Wind Quintets (Coleman, Scott)

Entrepreneurship Small Group Sessions

Your Music, Your Group: 4 Ps in a Piccolo Case
DIY Websites

Music Entrepreneurs Space

Music Business Visits
Music Business Chats (Digital Badge)
Photo Shoot, Cavitt Productions

5:30 p.m. -  Instrument Group Gatherings

Hosts: Twin Cities Horn Club, Upper Midwest Flute Association, Minnesota Bassoon Society

7:30 p.m. - Community Chamber Ensembles Concert

Chamber groups of all ages and stages share their music with the symposium!

 

Saturday, Nov. 18

8:30 a.m. - Registration Opens, Woulfe Alumni Hall Lobby, Anderson Student Center

9 a.m. - Imani Winds Instrument Masterclass

10:30 a.m. - Imani Winds Chamber Ensemble Masterclass

Noon: Music Entrepreneur Space Open | Lunch on Your Own

1 p.m. - Participant Photograph, Discussion and Synthesis, Recognition of Badges

1:30 p.m. - Panel Presentation: Local Chamber Music Organizations

3 p.m. - Activity Choices:

Chamber Music Reading Sessions

Large Ensemble (Gipps)
Piano Ensembles (Baldwin, Kauder)
Wind Quintets (Coleman, Scott, TBA)

Small Group Sessions

Goal Visioning: How to Use Storytelilng to Set and Accomplish Your Goals
Networking Like a Boss
Writing About Your Music 

Music Entrepreneurs Space

Music Business Visits
Music Business Chats (Digital Badge)
Photo Shoot, Cavitt Productions

Dinner on Your Own

7:30 p.m. - Imani Winds Recital and Reception